Optimistic punters flocking to back England at the World Cup
England are the public’s choice to win this summer’s World Cup.
We can reveal that the Three Lions and Germany are running away with it when it comes to the most popular nations in the betting.
Tournament hosts Russia are a surprise inclusion at ninth on the list. Stanislav Cherchesov’s side kick the tournament off against Saudi Arabi in Group A and are 40/1 to win the entire thing.
Alex Apati of Ladbrokes said: “Expectation might be low as far as the odds concerned, but punters clearly think the value is with England this year.”
Ladbrokes Latest Betting:
10 most popular picks to WIN the World Cup
1. England – 14/1
2. Germany – 9/2
3. Brazil – 9/2
4. France – 6/1
5. Belgium – 10/1
6. Spain – 6/1
7. Argentina – 9/1
8. Portugal – 25/1
9. Russia – 40/1
10. Uruguay – 25/1
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